Following its colossal loss in the just concluded governorship elections, the Ondo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has suspended 22 members of its party for gross anti-party activities.
In a statement released by Banji Okunomo, the party’s State Publicity Secretary, PDP said the decision to suspend the 22 members was reached at the State Working Committee meeting held at the party secretariat, in Akure on Tuesday.
“In line with section 57 of the constitution of our great party, and the inherent power conferred on the State Working Committee, the members are suspended from the party with immediate effect for gross anti-party activities, ” the statement reads.
Some of the members suspended include, former Deputy National Youth Leader of the party, Dennis Alonge, former Deputy Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Dare Emiola, a former Commissioner for Environment and former governorship aspirant of the party, Sola Ebiseni, former State Chairman of the party, Ebenezer Alabi, the deposed self-acclaimed state chairman of the party, Biyi Poroye, among others.
The suspended members are expected to appear before the disciplinary committee of the party on Monday 5th December